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Winter canola field day scheduled May 12 in Kingman, Sumner counties

MANHATTAN – Kansas State University will host field days in Kingman and Sumner counties on May 12 to highlight the latest research, variety, and production information on winter canola. According to K-State canola breeder Mike Stamm, the field days are an opportunity to see winter canola variety trials and...
KINGMAN, KS

BREAKING: Fire crews responding to two fires

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — Fire crews are working two fires as of 4:40 p.m. The first is located along Langdon Road near Plevna where a shed has caught fire. No word on how far that fire has spread. The second fire is located along the BNSF and UP railroad tracks...
HUTCHINSON, KS
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Boil water advisory lifted for Zenda

ZENDA, Kan. — The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) rescinded a boil water advisory for the city of Zenda in Kingman County. The advisory was issued because of a loss in pressure due to routine system maintenance. The small community was put on the advisory last week.
ZENDA, KS
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County Considers 800 MHz Radio Options

The cost to add towers that would provide Kingman County with 800 megahertz frequency would be significant — both for installation and maintenance — which prompted the Kingman County commissioners to think about what options may be possible. The commissioners met with Aaron Carcoran, account manager for Motorola,...
KINGMAN COUNTY, KS
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County to Raise Cost to State for Weed Control

The Kingman County commissioners approved a contract proposal with the Kansas Department of Transportation to clear noxious weeds from state right of ways, but will charge the state more for the cost of work. Last year, the county charged $30 per hour for labor and $50 per hour for the...
KINGMAN COUNTY, KS
Hutchinson News

Mary Alyce Jones

She was born July 13, 1919, in Kingman County the daughter of Artie and Rosa Sallee Dean. A lifetime resident of the Penalosa, Lerado and Pretty Prairie communities, she was the former owner of the H&R Block in Pratt and retired from Jim Hill Accounting. Mary Alyce was a member...
KINGMAN COUNTY, KS
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Missing Kingman man found safe

KINGMAN, Kan. (KAKE) - The Kingman Police department reports that Robert “Bob” Wedgewood has been found safe. KINGMAN, Kan. (KAKE) – The Kingman County Police Department are searching for a missing 75-year-old man who suffers from dementia. Robert “Bob” Wedgewood left his residence in the City of...
KINGMAN, KS
Hutchinson News

Donald R. Mertens

He was born April 23, 1941, in Kingman County, Kansas the son of Leo W. and Lucille Miller Mertens. A lifetime resident of the Cunningham community, he was a retired frame carpenter with Mertens Brothers and was still an active farmer and stockman. Donald was a member of the St....
KINGMAN COUNTY, KS
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Cunningham, Penalosa churches help solve water needs in Kenyan village

When the congregants of two Kingman County churches discovered more about their newly appointed pastor, they decided to help the new member of their communities rather than turn away. When the congregants discovered their new minister’s fellow villagers had to carry water from a well about 5 miles away, they...
CUNNINGHAM, KS
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County Moves Forward With Proposed Ag District

Several residents attended the public hearing Monday morning for the formation of a sustainable agriculture district with questions and concerns. After Robert Casad, who has proposed the district so he can build a biomethane test plant, answered questions for people, the Kingman County commissioners asked new county counselor Brandon Ritcha to draw up a resolution to move forward with the district.
KINGMAN COUNTY, KS
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Man killed Tuesday in head-on crash in south-central Kansas

NORWICH, Kan. (WIBW) - A man was killed Tuesday morning when the car he was driving collided head-on with a cement truck in Kingman County in south-central Kansas, authorities said. The crash was reported at 10:35 a.m. Tuesday on K-42 highway, about a mile west of Norwich. According to the...
NORWICH, KS